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Bandits Set New Franchise Attendance Record

Quad Cities River Bandits New PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – An average of 3,885 fans per game attended Quad Cities River Bandits home games at Modern Woodmen Park this season, setting a new record for the highest per-game average for a season in the 55-year history of the Quad Cities Midwest League franchise. Continue reading

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Northwest League, Pioneer League to Battle in 2015 All-Star Game, Logo Unveiled

Northwest League LogoPioneer League LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Pioneer Baseball League and Northwest League of Professional Baseball are pleased to jointly announce the scheduling of a 2015 PBL-NWL All-Star Game, hosted by the Spokane Indians in Spokane, Wash., at Avista Stadium on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. The historic game is the first-ever meeting between the two leagues in their long standing history of play in the region. Continue reading

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Jammers to Morgantown (UPDATED)

Jamestown Jammers LogoWest Virginia University LogoAs expected, the Single-A Jamestown Jammers (New York-Penn League) will reportedly be relocating to Morgantown (WV) and play at Monongalia County’s new baseball stadium being built for the West Virginia University Mountaineers.  Read more here.  Look for an indy pro or summer collegiate club to quickly fill the void at Russell Diethrick Park.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.  UPDATED:  View official release here.

West Virginia University Ballpark Rendering 7.24.14

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BlueClaws Welcome 12-Year-Old Connor Cino as 6-Millionth Fan

Lakewood BlueClaws Alternative LogoPRESS RELEASE – 12-year old Connor Cino came through the FirstEnergy Park gates at 4:19 pm on Sunday and became the 6-millionth fan in BlueClaws franchise history. Continue reading

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Legends, Royals Extend PDC

Lexington Legends New LogoKansas City Royals LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Lexington Legends and their major league parent club, the Kansas City Royals, have agreed to a two-year extension of their player development contract. The new contract will run through the 2018 season. The Legends became the Royals’ class A affiliate when a four-year agreement for 2013 through 2016 was Continue reading

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BlueClaws, Phillies Extend PDC

Lakewood BlueClaws Alternative LogoPhiladelphia Phillies LogoPRESS RELEASE – The BlueClaws and Philadelphia Phillies are pleased two announce an extension of their Player Development Contract (PDC). Continue reading

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Judge Rules New GreenJackets Ballpark Project Can Move Forward

Augusta Green Jackets LogoCircuit Court Judge Ernest Kinard has ruled that the City of North Augusta (SC) can move forward with its plans for a $144 million riverfront development that includes a new baseball stadium for the Single-A Augusta GreenJackets (South Atlantic League)  Read more here.

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